Tuesday, July 25, 2017

CFP: Libraries, Archives, Museums, and Popular Culture (Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual Conference - Indianapolis, Indiana March 2018)

Call for Papers: Libraries, Archives, Museums, and Popular Culture

The Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association annual conference will be held March 28-31, 2018 at the J.W. Marriott in Indianapolis, Indiana. Scholars from a wide variety of disciplines will meet to share their Popular Culture research and interests.

The Libraries, Archives, Museums, and Popular Culture area is soliciting papers dealing with any aspect of Popular Culture as it pertains to libraries, archives, museums, or research. Possible topics include descriptions of research collections or exhibits, studies of popular images of libraries, librarians, or museums, relevant analyses of social networking or web resources, Popular Culture in library education, the future of libraries and librarians, or reports on developments in technical services for collecting/preserving Popular Culture materials.
Papers from graduate students are welcome.
The deadline for submitting a proposal is October 1, 2017.

Please send all inquiries to the area chair or co-chair:
Chair: Allen Ellis
Professor of Library Services
Frank Steely Library
Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY  41099-6101
Co-chair: Casey Hoeve
Assistant Professor
509A Hale Library
Kansas State University
Manhattan KS 66506